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Writing BASH scripts

Help for anyone interested in learning to write scripts for the command line (CLI) from a post by user skidoo.

tdlp.org Bash Beginners Guide http://www.tldp.org/LDP/Bash-Beginners-Guide/html/
Bash-Beginners-Guide (Rutgers) http://linuxcourse.rutgers.edu/document … ers-Guide/
linuxcommand getting started book www.linuxcommand.org
Ryan’s tutorials: Bash Scripting Tutorial https://ryanstutorials.net/bash-scripting-tutorial/
BASH Programming – Introduction HOW-TO http://tldp.org/HOWTO/Bash-Prog-Intro-HOWTO.html
Bash Scripting Tutorial for Beginners https://linuxconfig.org/bash-scripting- … -beginners

the Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide http://tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/index.html
Barely Legal https://wiki.bash-hackers.org/
GNU Bash Reference Manual https://www.gnu.org/software/bash/manual/bash.html
BASH Frequently Asked Questions http://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashFAQ
shell Style Guide https://google.github.io/styleguide/shell.xml
tips better-bash-scripting-in-15-minutes
Linux Shell Scripting Tutorial https://bash.cyberciti.biz/guide/Main_Page

learn by reviewing examples (and discussions / comparisons / alternatives):
https://commandlinefu.com
http://www.bashoneliners.com/
stackexchange.com
serverfault.com

Glossary of common technical terms https://distrowatch.com/dwres.php?resource=glossary
Simplified manual pages https://distrowatch.com/dwres.php?resource=man-pages
archived Questions and answers columns https://distrowatch.com/qanda.php
archived Tips and tricks columns https://distrowatch.com/tips.php

Discussion sites/forums:
https://www.unix.com/shell-programming-and-scripting
https://www.unix.com/unix-for-advanced-and-expert-users
https://old.reddit.com/r/commandline

interactive:
http://www.bash.academy/
https://www.learnshell.org/
https://shellcheck.com
https://codeacademy.com

Also websearch “bash cheat sheet” or “shell scripting cheat sheat”

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